The Lion King

Musical
Original
Lion cub prince Simba grows up in the African heartland until tragedy forces him to run away. He ultimately learns to take his rightful place in the animal kingdom, in this musical version of the Disney animated film.


Tuesdays-Thursdays @ 7pm, Fridays @ 8pm, Saturdays @ 2 and 8pm, Sundays @ 3pm.
  • Run Time: Two hours and 30 minutes with one intermission
  • Music: Elton John
  • Book: Irene Mecchi, Roger Allers
  • Lyrics: Tim Rice
People (351)

Awards

Drama Desk Award
1998 Outstanding Choreography Winner
1998 Outstanding Costume Design Winner
1998 Outstanding Director of a Musical Winner
1998 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Nominee
1998 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Nominee
1998 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical Winner
1998 Outstanding Lighting Design Winner
1998 Outstanding Musical Nominee
1998 Outstanding Orchestrations Nominee
1998 Outstanding Puppet Design Winner
1998 Outstanding Set Design for a Musical Winner
1998 Outstanding Sound Design Winner
Drama League
1998 Distinguished Production of a Musical Nominee
New York Drama Critics' Circle
1998 Best Musical Winner
Outer Critics Circle
1998 Outstanding Choreography Winner
1998 Outstanding Costume Design Winner
1998 Outstanding Director of a Musical Winner
1998 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical Winner
1998 Outstanding Lighting Design Winner
1998 Outstanding New Broadway Musical Nominee
1998 Outstanding Set Design Winner
Theatre World
1998 Theatre World Award Winner
Tony Award
1998 Book of a Musical Nominee
1998 Choreography Winner
1998 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Winner
1998 Direction of a Musical Winner
1998 Featured Actor in a Musical Nominee
1998 Featured Actress in a Musical Nominee
1998 Lighting Design (Play or Musical) Winner
1998 Musical Winner
1998 Orchestrations Nominee
1998 Original Score Nominee
1998 Scenic Design (Play or Musical) Winner

Grosses

Week Ending Week Number This Week Gross Potential Gross Diff $ Avg Ticket Top Ticket Seats Sold Seats in Theatre Perfs Previews % Cap This Week Diff % cap
Jul 24, 2016 9 $2,310,911.00 $2,382,670.00 -$203,073.00 $171.78 $225.00 13453 1696 8 0 99.15% 1.00%
Jul 17, 2016 8 $2,513,984.00 $2,649,576.00 $258,412.00 $167.81 $225.00 14981 1696 9 0 98.15% 0.97%
Jul 10, 2016 7 $2,255,572.00 $2,368,325.00 $91,274.00 $171.07 $225.00 13185 1696 8 0 97.18% -2.86%
Jul 3, 2016 6 $2,164,298.00 $2,140,724.00 $51,236.00 $159.46 $225.00 13573 1696 8 0 100.04% 0.03%